Hacktivists From Anonymous Vow To Take Down Conspiracy Theorists QAnon

The anarchist hacking group Anonymous has vowed to “wreck” those behind the shadowy right-wing conspiracy generator QAnon.“We will not sit idly by while you take advantage of the misinformed and poorly educated,” the group said in a video (above) posted on Twitter and YouTube.QAnon surged into public view last week at President Donald Trump’s rally in Tampa,…

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Facebook, Twitter Are Making The World Worse, Kara Swisher Warns

As the self-described “grumpy lady of tech,” journalist Kara Swisher has thought and written about Facebook a lot since at least 2005, when she first interviewed Mark Zuckerberg.Closing in on a decade and a half later, Swisher no longer likes what she sees.In her latest column for The New York Times, the veteran tech insider…

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Wells Fargo Says Hundreds Lost Homes After Computing ‘Error’

Photo: Smith Collection/Gado/Getty Images This isn’t the first time in recent memory that Wells Fargo has run into trouble.  Software mistakes are normally little more than inconveniences, but they had particularly serious consequences for some Wells Fargo customers. An SEC filing from the bank has revealed that a “calculation error” in its mortgage loan modification underwriting tool…

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Search For Missing Iowa College Student Turns To Fitbit Data

Investigators searched two Iowa hog farms Thursday after turning to data from a Fitbit activity tracker and social media in a high-tech hunt for missing college student Mollie Tibbetts.Searchers, including a growing team of FBI agents, found no sign of Tibbetts, but continued the hunt with a canine unit, reported local ABC affiliate, KCRG-TV. Tibbetts, 20, a…

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